America's underperforming economy likely did the Democratic party few favors in midterm elections Tuesday -- but it may not have been the decisive factor.
Republicans took control of Congress with a push from voters who feel they've been left behind in the nation's gradual economic recovery, exit polls show.
Even the president isn't immune from credit card issues -- like having your card declined while on a date with the first lady.
HealthCare.gov has been revamped as its second enrollment season approaches. But things are still complicated. Here's a look at what you need to know.
The federal government's budget deficit has fallen to $486 billion, the smallest pool of red ink of President Barack Obama's six-year span in office.
The Obama administration has agreed to pay the Navajo Nation $554 million to settle claims that its funds and natural resources were mishandled for decades.
A tax code change that makes it harder for U.S. corporations to skirt taxes by merging with foreign firms is renewing debate over our corporate tax code.
Potential complications await consumers as President Barack Obama's health care law approaches its second open enrollment season, just two months away.
President Obama's push to raise the minimum wage could make headway in the conservative heartland in the November elections.
A quarter of all Americans -- and 40 percent of those who make less than $30,000 -- have more medical debt than they have emergency savings.
The federal government ran a lower deficit this July than a year ago, keeping it on course to record the lowest deficit in six years.
After spending nearly $300 million on a new computer system, the government still can't get it to work. And officials can't say when it will.
Two recent Gallup polls say Americans feel the U.S is spending too much on defense and the wrong kind of defense. What do you think?
The percentage of adults in the United States who lack health insurance has fallen to its lowest rate since 2008, down to about 13 percent in April.
For the fifth Saturday this year, the White House used the president's weekly address to exhort Republicans to support an increase in the minimum wage.
Declining admissions, greater transparency to patients (thanks to reference pricing) and lower payment rates add up to less money for hospitals.
Eight million people have signed up for health care through new insurance exchanges, President Barack Obama says, besting expectations.
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning after overseeing the botched rollout of President Obama's signature health care law, an official says.
President Obama will sign two executive orders Tuesday to address the wage gap between men and women that are part of a bigger Democratic effort.
Federal Reserve Board member Jeremy Stein says he plans to resign next month to return to Harvard University.
President Obama's health care program signed up more than 7 million people by month's end, he said Tuesday, notching a rare victory after a glitch-filled rollout of the law.
Interest in getting health insurance and avoiding a federal tax penalty drove many Americans to sign up for mandated health coverage by Monday's midnight deadline.